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Farmhouse, Hutchins Lake, Fennville, Mi 49408

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Lakeview circa 1940's Farmhouse, 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, beautiful natural setting

This cozy 1940's farmhouse is perfect for a single person or a couple. You will find original knotty pine living-dining room, views of Hutchins Lake and acres of cultivated field, original and whimsical art works. WiFi available. Located across the road from the lake and only 15 minutes to bustling Saugatuck-Douglas.

RE payment: Guests are welcome to complete their reservation using one or two payments.

You will find a Well equipped kitchen. Your Full size bed will be ready, as well as all necessary linens/towels. There is an air conditioner in bedroom if needed or leave the windows open for great lake breezes. Full bath. Walk to the swimming access (two stones through away), hang your suit and towel on the clothes line. A boat access is...well, maybe 5 stones away...3 minutes. Unique sunsets complete each day . Great place for lakeside walks and running. Bring your bikes and boats. Bass, perch and others for Great fishing. This lake has specific times for non-wake water vehicles (So nice!)

This property: 1 acre shaded lot with perennials and berries. Many birds: Grosbeaks, cardinals, canaries, orioles and more for your observation. Great place to relax under trees and read. Hutchins Lake is an all sport lake with watercraft hours and is spring fed.

Just down the road (on 122nd Ave) you will find an Interfaith Community Vivikananda , a Hindu retreat with Museum, Fenn Valley Vineyard, Virtue Cider, an antique store, once a post office; The Little Store (pizza-plumbing supplies!), a quilt shop...

Free Live music throughout the week in summer at Crane's, Fennvalley winery, downtown Fennville, and nearby Saugatuck,

Location: Beautiful rural area with orchards, vineyards, Farmer's Markets and farm stands for just picked fresh fruits and veggies.

Herb garden on property.

Less than two miles to 'town'. Fennville has Main Street Market, Hardware, gas stations, auto repair, car wash, dance studio, Public Library , Dollar Store, and restaurants: Salt of the Earth...farm to restaurant eatery, Blue Goose..local staple, Subway and Tastee Treet (icey cold treats...awesome olive burgers., HopN salads, pizza, subs. beer. Steven's Hotel dinner available/bar , Root Cafe now serving beer, wine and spirits, many gourmet treats.

Saugatuck-Douglas is minutes away : a quaint, yet bustling resort atmosphere. Great shopping,restaurants and bars, Art galleries, professional theatre @ Saugatuck Center for the Arts, craft fairs, music and community events; antique malls; local brewery,Lake Michigan fishing trips;Star of Saugatuck cruises; Sand dune rides; beautiful beaches and more. Always something going on. Welcoming churches and socials in Beery Park.

Check the Saugatuck Douglas Convention Bureau on line for more complete information. Welcoming churches. Socials in the park.

Like 'going to the beach' ? There are several near by at Lake Michigan. If you have never been to Lake Michigan's beaches in Michigan : you are looking at miles of beautiful sand dunes and water as far as you can see: ocean like. Bring your sunscreen!

Keywords: Perfect for a couple or single: One bedroom. Full size bed. Air conditioner in bedroom.Originally a farmhouse., circa 1940. Gorgeous lake views and breezes. Art. Gardens.

1 mile from Fenn Valley Vineyard. 12 minutes to Saugatuck/Douglas and Lake Michigan beaches. 2.5 hours from Chicago or Detroit.

1 hour to Grand Rapids Airport or City of Kalamazoo.

More Details

Owner
Eleanor Clough
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

Amenities

Fennville Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Rural ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tub with shower, toilet, sink
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Double Bed (1), luggage stand, chair, bedstand. Air conditioner.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.6 based on 10 reviews
5

Very nice

  • 5 of 5

Very nice and relaxing time. Elenor was a true host and provided everything we needed.

Plan on returning sometime in the fall.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

I loved it! Place I could live, very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Being across from the lake and a view from most Windows, is Relaxing. I also liked the old time feel, with nice antique pieces and artwork. The wood burning stove for fall chill in the air nights would be awesome!

Thanks again for sharing your home!! We will return.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Quiet and secluded

  • 4 of 5

Lake access, close to Saugatuck and Douglas, beautiful grounds, and old farmhouse as advertised.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Charming Anniversary Retreat

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this lovely 1940's farmhouse cottage. It was rustic, cozy, & peaceful. Being located near many west Michigan treasures, it was the ideal getaway for a couple who enjoys the outdoors. My husband & I are thankful to have stayed here.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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4

Cute and clean. Very quiet.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in this cute one bedroom farm house. The property is very clean and the neighborhood is really quiet and tranquil. Close to downtown Saugatuck and Lake Michigan.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay at Hutchins Lake in Fennville MI.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. EL was a great host. She listened to what we wanted to do and accommodated. Brought her kayak out for our use and brought out the fire pit bowl with wood. You have to deal with a full bed but for people in love it's not a problem. Highly recommended, very quaint but perfect for two. FYI, Velocity Adventures will deliver a kayak to you door for whatever number of days you need it. Kayaking Hutchins Lake is a must. We also recommend Thursday nights music in the vineyard at Fenn Valley Winery, the Duck boat and Sand Dune buggy tours in Saugatuck, Douglas art shops and South Haven. I'm sure there is much more to do...looking forward to our next stay at Eleanor Clough's.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Grand Rapids, MI
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
What Not Inn
Nearest Ferry
106 Miles
Luddington, MI
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Ravines Golf Club
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Holland, MI
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate 196
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Salt of the Earth, The Goose, Root
Nearest Ski
21 Miles
Bittersweet, Timber Ridge
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Pier Cove, Fennville
Car: necessary

Summer in the Park Concerts: Fennville,Saugatuck/Douglas, Fenn Valley Winery, Cranes Orchards. Saugatuck Chamber Music Festival; Saugatuck Center for the Arts and Mason Street Warehouse: Exhibits, Professional Theatre; Film , Farmer's Market, and more; Ox-Bow Summer School of Art, Saugatuck. Local Breweries, wineries, Antique malls;Duck Tour (amphibious vehicle); Star of Saugatuck boat tour; Dune Rides. Saugatuck Dunes State Park; Shopping. Bars and restaurants.

Fennville:

Fenn Valley Vineyards: wine tasting: 1 mile from property. Other wineries near.

Many farm stands and opportunities for berry and apple picking in season. Salt of the Earth Restaurant: local farm products; Fennville Station: Mexican,HopN: pizza plus. Crane's Restaurant and Pie Factory, Root Cafe, HopN Pizza

Fennville and Saugatuck have free outdoor concerts. Check Fennville and Saugatuck/Douglas Chamber of Commerce and Saugatuck/Douglas Convention Center for times and places.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Off season potential guests may make a request for optional pricing.
Summer guests may request 2 night stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.